This patch should work needs blkid
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 227923 [details, diff]
Fix to the description of bug: The patch should work for crypt swaps too. And it needs blkid in initramfs
Created attachment 250713 [details, diff]
This is my version of the patch. I took it from
and renamed a few variables. It works for me.
Patch is against genkernel-188.8.131.527
PS: Adding keyword "Inclusion" and "[patch] " prefix to better show this bug's nature in searches...
Created attachment 259936 [details, diff]
Add LABEL support to crypt_root, clean up UUID crypt_root patch
I have applied Christian's patch with slight modifications.
Please review and test my patch and report back.
Testing is probably easiest by emerging genkernel-99999 (five nines) which exposes the experimental branch.
if I do not hear anything in two weeks, I may close this bug.
Now int Git:
You can emerge genkernel-99999 (five nines) to give it a spin.
Please ignore the previous post - I mixed up to bug reports. Sorry.